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When it comes to our culture calendars, we're already looking forward to October. But there's an elephant in the room when it comes to upcoming festival talk, and its name is Dumbo. This weekend, over 500 artists and 200,000 visitors will head down under the Manhattan Bridge for the 16th Annual Dumbo Arts Festival. From September 28-30, the borough is celebrating its creative community with free live performances, art installations, and more. To help you navigate DUMBO's artistic ins and outs, we're mapping out everything you need to know about this weekend's Dumbo Arts Festival! More»
The holiday weekend is just beginning! Good luck getting out of the city today. [Manhattan Bridge, via]
Let's face it. Walking to work in espadrilles or hauling a heavy beach bag across the sand is no substitute for a workout (we know - we've tried to get away with it). But we also know that it can be hard to fit gym time into your schedule, especially with so much to do outside. Enter: the outdoor workout program, a perfect mix of sun and sweat, urban landscape, arm lifts and lunges. So what are you waiting for? Choose a fitness program, grab a friend and get going - we'll see you there! More»
Made out of 1,000 pieces of salvaged plexiglass and steel, the Watertower, designed by Tom Fruin opens today in Brooklyn. The plexiglass pieces were scavenged from all around New York City, with pieces taken from old sign shops to various warehouses. More»
Red Hook Brooklyn may be a little remote, but walking down cobblestone streets with an unparalleled view of the Statue of Liberty and Lower Manhattan, you'll get the thrill of discovering a well kept secret of Brooklyn. More»
[Patricia Field, never far from a cigarette. All photos by Bauer Griffin.] Yesterday, some crafty photographer tracked down the latest filming location for the third season of Ugly Betty: down under the Brooklyn Bridge. It's kind of impossible to piece together what the hell is going on in the shots, especially because I don't personally watch the show, but I'll make some wild speculations, why not. Here's our plot line, starting with the thumbnail at right: costume designer Patricia Field approaches the set, cigarette in hand, ready to... More»
The Manhattan Bridge looms behind an audience of hundreds sitting in the grass of Brooklyn Bridge Park before the "Movies With a View" outdoor screening. Outdoor movies are a perennial summer pastime for New Yorkers, with festivals and showings put on in various neighborhoods of the city throughout the warm months. Photo via Getty. More photos below.... More»
Monday, May 20
We sat down with Anne Pasternak for a few questions about Creative Time's past and future, as well as the importance of having an awareness about public art in the city.